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Labor
Labor
Labor Statistics The relatively recent development of longitudinal establishment datasets has generated quite a bit of excitement in both the academic and the statistical communities. From this literature, we have learned that there is a large amount of volatility at the individual establishment level that underlies the smooth time series of aggregate employment growth. The descriptive statistics coming out of this literature have not only stimulated the review and updating of existing labor ma
Monetary Policy
Monetary Policy
Monetary Policy International Dimensions to U.S. Monetary Policy Executive Summary Federal Reserve monetary policy has traditionally focused on the domestic economy. Over time, however, a number of significant trends have underscored the potential importance of the international dimensions of contemporary monetary policy. Such trends include the following: ? Financial markets continue to become increasingly integrated internationally; capital is evermore mobile. ? The U.S. dollar continues to re
The Contribution Of Etablishment Death And Births To Employment Growth
The Contribution Of Etablishment Death And Births To Employment Growth
The Contribution Of Etablishment Death And Births To Employment Growth I. Introduction The relatively recent development of longitudinal establishment datasets has generated quite a bit of excitement in both the academic and the statistical communities. From this literature, we have learned that there is a large amount of volatility at the individual establishment level that underlies the smooth time series of aggregate employment growth. The descriptive statistics coming out of this literature
Business Cycle
Business Cycle
BUSINESS CYCLE A business cycle is the periodic but irregular up and down movements in economic activity, measured by fluctuations in real GDP or gross domestic product and other macroeconomics variables. It is not a predictable or repeating phenomenon like the ticking of a second hand on a clock. Its timing is random and unpredictable. A business cycle describes the phases of growth and decline in an economy. A business cycle is a sequence of four: contraction, trough, expansion and peak. A con
The Search For New Direction In The Musical. From The American Dream T
The Search For New Direction In The Musical. From The American Dream T
The Search For New Direction In The Musical. From The 'American Dream' To The 'Rock Opera'. The Search for New Direction in the musical. From the American Dream to the Rock-Opera. 1950 to 1978 were despondent ones for the musical. American musical theatre had been showing signs of exhaustion. This most seemingly anti-intellectual of genres carries its own ideological project. Before this, the musicals not only exhibited singing and dancing; they were about singing and dancing, explaining t